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Up Close and Personal with Dr. Rose Mary Stiffin (EM Freelance Columnist)

Up Close and Personal with Dr. Rose Mary Stiffin (EM Freelance Columnist)

The addition of Dr. Rose Mary Stiffin as a Freelance Columnist for Empower Magazine has definitely added significantly to our EM Brand. Dr. Stiffin, an assistant professor at Florida Memorial University, provides some very genuine…

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Journey to Success: The Making of Vera Moore Cosmetics

Journey to Success: The Making of Vera Moore Cosmetics

Photo caption:  Vera Moore of Vera Moore Cosmetics  |   Photo credit: Florence Leyret Jeune Vera Moore, president and CEO of Vera Moore Cosmetics, never set out to be…

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Dish Of The Week

Corn and Crab Bisque

Corn and Crab Bisque

By Chef DeeDee, EM Cooking Contributor, DEElicious Southern Cuisine & Catering From the cookbook “Secrets of a Grocery Store Chef”…

Blackened catfish with shrimp topping

Blackened catfish with shrimp topping

By Chef DeeDee, EM Cooking Columnist, DEElicious Southern Cuisine & Catering (From the cookbook “Secrets of a Grocery Store Chef”)…

Blackened Chicken Pasta

Blackened Chicken Pasta

By Chef DeeDee, Cooking Columnist, DEElicious Southern Cuisine and Catering Blackened Chicken Pasta Recipe Ingredients: Chicken Breast Tenderloin Wheat Pasta…

Saucin’ It Up

Saucin’ It Up

Making top-rated barbecue and his own brand of barbecue sauce was never in the plans for Gerald Anderson. Raised in…

Cajun Dressing

Cajun Dressing

By Chef DeeDee, EM Cooking Contributor, DEELicious Southern Cuisine & Catering Add a touch of Cajun flair to your New…

Book Spotlight View All

Book Spotlight:  Boy Bye!

Book Spotlight: Boy Bye!

Author Rhonda Hall’s new book “Boy Bye!: Beautiful Women Finding Their Way Back” is a guide for any single woman…

Another Chance … Where Would You Be Without One!

Another Chance … Where Would You Be Without One!

Dr. D. Ivan Young, a relationship coach and expert, has poured his wisdom and insights on relationships into his latest…

Travel View All

Pleasure on the Pier

Pleasure on the Pier

Galveston’s Historic Pleasure Pier opened its doors for a sneak preview in June and is attracting tourists for a day of exhilarating rides, delicious eats…

Legal Ease View All

Dying Without a Will in Texas

Dying Without a Will in Texas

By Miriam Nicole Huffman, EM Legal Ease contributor In “6 Estate Planning Documents Everyone Needs,” a written will was at the top of the list…

Summer 2013 View All

About Face

About Face

Local teen makes makeup artistry dreams come true By Andrea Henderson Primas Washington, 17, was not…

Healthy Southern Cuisine

The Benefits of Owning a Home and How You Can Too!

Empower Your Look with Kim Roxie

Fitness Trainer Turns Passion into Food4Thought